Annual Conference

No date has as yet been set for the next IOWA Conference however membership fees for 2020-2021 are due now. The easiest way to pay is using the paypal button on the sidebar of this site or below

OUR 2018 Conference covered the following 

TOPIC: Draft Code Of Practice

Please note where slides are available you can download them by clicking on the Speaker name.  For further information please contact

Time  Topic Speaker
 8.45 – 9.30  Registration and Trade Exhibition 
9.30 – 9.45Welcome and Opening AddressRichard Flynn, Site Assessor / IOWA Chairman
9.45 – 10.15Code of PracticeStephen McCarthy EPA Presentation
10.15 – 11.00Low Pressure Pipe Distribution and Drip Dispersal – Key ChangesJoe Walsh, Ash Environmental / IOWA Secretary
 11.15 – 11.45  Tea/Coffee and Trade Exhibition
11.45 – 12.45Workshop – Discussion Forum on the Key Changes to the CoPIOWA Conference Workshop – Slides for Discussion
 12.45 – 2.00  Lunch and Trade Exhibition
2.00 – 2.30Local Authority Waters Programme & Work of the Catchments Assessment TeamsRuth Hennessy  Tipperary County Council Presentation
2.30 – 3.00Research into the recommended frequency of desludging Septic Tanks Laurence Gill, TCD

IOWA Conference Location

This years conference will take place in the KILLENARD HERITAGE HOTEL.

Directions to the hotel can be found by clicking on this link

Trade Exhibition

The trade exhibition is a great way to get your message out to industry.  Over the years we have seen many companies exhibit including:

– Ash Environmental

– Chem Regen

– Graf Ireland

– Molloy Environmental Systems

– Polylok 



– Tricel